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Congressman Mike Gallagher

Representing the 8th District of Wisconsin



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September 19, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Mike Gallagher released the following statement in response to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) report on the veteran suicide rate in Wisconsin.

September 14, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – In recognition of Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, Rep.

September 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Today Rep. Gallagher’s bill, H.R.2453, passed unanimously in the House of Representatives. The bipartisan piece of legislation directs the Department of Homeland Security to ensure that analysts in the United States’ intelligence community have a wider range of skills and capabilities.

September 8, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Mike Gallagher released the following statement after voting against the Continuing Resolution:

September 7, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Last night Rep. Mike Gallagher voted in favor of an amendment to increase funding for the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) Small Shipyard Grant Program that awards federal grants to small shipyards across the country.

September 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today Rep. Mike Gallagher released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Hurricane Harvey relief bill:

July 28, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today in the House, Rep. Mike Gallagher (WI-8) and Rep. Seth Moulton (D-MA) passed their bipartisan bill that allows for the establishment of the National Global War on Terrorism Memorial in Washington D.C.

July 27, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Last night, the House of Representatives passed an amendment offered by Congressman Gallagher to reduce vulnerabilities to our nation’s electricity supply, foster renewable energy innovation, and improve U.S. national security.

July 26, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today Representatives Gallagher and Suozzi (D-NY), in addition to Royce (R-CA), Roskam (R-IL), and Engel (D-NY) introduced the bipartisan SHIELDS Act (H.R. 3342) to impose sanctions on Hizballah, a State Department-designated foreign terrorist organization, for its use of civilians as human shields.

July 25, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Last night, Representative Mike Gallagher filed an amendment with the House Rules Committee to require that no taxpayer dollars be used toward travel reimbursements for Members of Congress until they pass a budget.  


In The News

September 18, 2017 In The News

It has been a tragic year for the Navy’s Japan-based Forward Deployed Naval Forces (FDNF).

September 1, 2017 In The News

U.S. Rep. Mike Gallagher had a great answer when asked after an in-depth tour of the Boys & Girls Club in Sturgeon Bay what people here want to know from him about the chaos in Washington.

August 30, 2017 In The News

Threatening skies and periodic rain showers didn’t stop hundreds of visitors, veterans and citizens from attending the dedication of the newly built New London Area Veterans Memorial on Saturday, Aug. 26.

National, state and local delegations from veteran’s service organizations were among those in attendance.

August 30, 2017 In The News

GREEN BAY – U.S. Army Cpl. Norman Chernick never told his son, Rick, much about his experience fighting in Africa and Europe during World War II.

“Many members of that generation who fought didn’t talk about what they did,” Rick Chernick said. “I knew he started in Africa and ended up in Germany.”

August 25, 2017 In The News

GREEN BAY - Rep. Mike Gallagher and Tonette Walker came to Green Bay Friday to promote the understanding and use of trauma-informed care in helping emotionally scarred children.

July 17, 2017 In The News

The liberation of Mosul from the Islamic State last week was a major victory for the Iraqi people and for the United States, which supported the operation. But our broader mission in Iraq and Syria is far from over, and tactical gains against the Islamic State will be short-lived unless we deploy the right resources and choose the right partners.

July 15, 2017 In The News

This week Congressman Mike Gallagher (R-WI) introduced H. Res. 443 with Congressman Danny Davis (D-IL) recognizing the importance and effectiveness of trauma-informed care.

July 14, 2017 In The News

While Senate Republicans battle over a national health bill that will determine access to care for millions of Americans, a Republican from Wisconsin is raising another health issue.

July 13, 2017 In The News

Freshman Reps. Mike Gallagher, a Wisconsin Republican, and Stephanie Murphy, a Florida Democrat, represent the sentiment that the younger members in Congress strive to be more bipartisan.

July 9, 2017 In The News

Mike Gallagher, a telegenic and perhaps idealistic freshman member of Congress, took his first turn in the Beltway spotlight this spring when he scolded President Donald Trump for sharing highly classified intelligence with Russian officials during an Oval Office meeting.


Photo Galleries

January 3, 2017 Photo Gallery
The U.S. House of Representatives' Flickr photo gallery.


January 3, 2017 Video
A Video of the Lincoln Memorial.